SNEWS Outdoor Industry Jobs, Fitness Industry Jobs and Careers
SNEWS Outdoor Jobs and Careerss #
The Outdoor Industry & Fitness Industry Job Marketplace
In Partnership With
#
Home Resources About Us Contact Site Map Newsletter   Help
                                 
#
 
Sign In
My Profile
My Account Info
My Favorite Jobs
My Resumes
Search Jobs Now!
Company Profiles

    Jobs Last Updated
Today
Past 7 days
Past 30 days
Anytime
    USA State or
Canadian Province
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Florida
Georgia
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
Wisconsin
    Country
    Job Categories
Account Executive
Admin/Clerical
Computer - Information Technology
Computer - Programmer
Customer Service
Design - Accessories
Design - Apparel
Design - Engineer
Design - Graphic
Design - Product
Design - Web
Editorial-Video-Photo
Events
Finance
Guide
Human Resources
Management
Management - Executive
Management - Product
Management - Sales
Management - Team
Marketing
Merchandising
Operations
Production - Apparel
Production - Print
Public Relations
Purchasing
Retail - Management
Retail - Mechanic
Retail - Sales
Sales - Company Rep
Sales - Inside
Social Media
Tech Rep
    Jobs By Company
123Mountain
Action Bicycle USA
Advanced Sports, Inc.
Alaska Bicycle Tours (Sockeye Cycle Co.)
American Recreation Products.
Atlanta Cycling.
Backroads
Backroads
Bemis Associates
Bergans of Norway
Cane Creek Cycling Components
Cascade Designs
Confidential Company
Contrada Bikes
Cycling Sports Group, Inc
D6 Sports, Inc.
Dick's Sporting Goods.
Eddie Bauer
Endura
ExOfficio
Fitletic Sports LLC
Free-Flite Bicycles
Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital
Grand Trunk
Great Trango Holdings, Inc
GU Energy Labs
Higher Gear
Jenson USA
Klean Kanteen
Kuhl Clothing
LA Police Gear
Minox USA
Moosejaw Mountaineering
Mountain Hardwear
MYLAPS Sports Timing
Outdoor Tech
Patagonia
Pedigree Ski Shop
Pivot Cycles
Princeton Tec
Pro Bike Supply
Probar LLC
Purely Custom
Quality Bicycle Products
Retail Concepts Inc., d.b.a. Sun & Ski
Silverton Mountain
Skirack, Inc.
SmartEtailing
Specialized Bicycle Components
Sport Manufacturing Group
Superfeet Worldwide, Inc.
TomTom
Trek Bicycle Corporation
Trek Travel
Ute Mountaineer
Vail Resorts Retail
VF Outdoor
WizWheelz Inc.
X1 Consulting, LLC
    Lines Available
 
Kuat+Racks
Job Title: Industrial / Product Designer
Industry Sector: Action, Bike, Fitness, Other, Outdoor, Snow
Job Categories: Design - Product

 Contact Information
 
Company Name: Kuat Racks
  Address: 1631 W. College
Springfield, MO 65806
United States
  Company Phone: 417889-5820
Web Site: http://www.kuatracks.com

Job Description
Share |


The Position: Industrial / Product Designer

Küat is currently looking for an individual who has the ability to take concepts from simple sketches and turn them into products worthy of the Küat name.  Küat has been creating noteworthy products for more than 5 years, but the start up feel is still very much alive.  Our goal everyday is to create unique, intuitive, and stylish solutions for gear transportation. 

This position demands in-depth knowledge and understanding of materials, production processes, market research and commercial awareness. 

 

Responsibilities:

·       Brainstorming as part of a team to develop new or modify current products

                  ·       Sketching initial design ideas

·       Identifying the suitability and availability of materials

·       Good mechanical skill to create crude concept proving samples

·       Producing detailed final drawings using dedicated computer software (CAD) to produce design specifications, including parts lists and costing

·       Work with Engineering on FEA

·       Create testing protocol for new product categories

·       Problem-solving and finding solutions to sometimes complex mechanical problems

·       Researching materials, processes or market requirements

·       Arranging meetings with other departments to discuss appropriate production processes, packaging concepts, costs and commercial issues

·       Occasionally travel overseas for on site QC

·       Managing existing and future products as they progress through product life cycle 

Requirements:

·        3+ years product design experience

·        Background in consumer/outdoor products  

·        Proficient in CAD  

·        Portfolio of work samples

·       <

Position Type: Full Time
Employee May Telecommute: No
Country: United States
Job seekers must live within: No preference
Required to Relocate: Yes
Willing to Travel: Yes
Required Experience Required: 3-5 years

Contact Name: Luke Kuschmeader
Fax: 417-877-4727
E-mail: luke@kuatracks.com

Apply for this job    Back to search    Add to favorites

New Search:
 
© 2014 www.outdoorindustryjobs.com. All rights reserved.

Site Map   |   Home   |   JobSeeker Sign In   |   Employer Sign In   |   About Us   |   Contact Us   |   Help   |   Career Tools
Outdoor Industry Resources   |   Bicycle Industry Resources   |   Snow Sport Industry Resources   |   Action Sports Industry Resources
Hunting / Shooting Industry Resources   |   Fishing Resources   |   Fitness Resources   |   Privacy Policy